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Turkey Run State Park

8121 Park Rd, Marshall, IN 47859-8882
+1 765-597-2635
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There’s more than corn in Indiana!

This is truly a gem in this great state. If you want a challenging hike and beautiful landscapes... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
J.J. G
via mobile
Must See Indiana

I've lived in Indiana most of my life and had never been to Turkey Run. As Julia Roberts said in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
beth070303
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nature center” (64 reviews)
“hiking trails” (46 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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8121 Park Rd, Marshall, IN 47859-8882
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+1 765-597-2635
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is truly a gem in this great state. If you want a challenging hike and beautiful landscapes, try trails #3, 9 and 7. You may get a little wet and muddy. I have not done #2 but assume it is similar. I have used...More

Thank J.J. G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've lived in Indiana most of my life and had never been to Turkey Run. As Julia Roberts said in Pretty Woman, "Mistake. Big mistake. Huge!" We decided to venture out there yesterday. It was beautiful! We walked trail 3. It was categorized as Very...More

1  Thank beth070303
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been waiting to visit for quite awhile but had never made the time. So glad we finally did. It has an Inn, which looks like your typical State Park in, which we enjoy. The fireplaces were light which helped take the edge of the...More

Thank tina s
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you had previously only driven through Indiana on Highway 70 and someone suddenly dropped you in to Turkey Run State Park, you would have a very hard time believing it is the same state. Beautiful forests with lots of old growth trees coupled with...More

2  Thank Leanne T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think of Indiana as a flat state covered with flat fields of corn. But here it is far from it. There is a lot of forests around and land is not flat. Especially in the park you can see amazing rock formations, deep ravines...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved hiking at Turkey Run. The trails that say they are "very rugged" really aren't that difficult and have the prettiest views by far. Our only complaint was that it was difficult to determine the distances of the trails because so many of the...More

1  Thank ann12339
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t wait to come back! Definitely a family outing in the future! The trails were great and the views amazing!

Thank Tina F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whether you are looking for an easy or rugged trail, the park has it all with beautiful views of hills, water, cliffs, bridges, ladders and rocks. Trails that take 15 mins or a couple hours or combine trails together and be out for the day....More

Thank Barb H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most horrible meals we had were here at the Turkey Run State Park. We opted for the fried chicken meal with a sweet potato. It took almost an hour for our meal to be served. During this time, the restaurant was NOT busy but...More

Thank Rae Ann P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Turkey Run State Park over the weekend. We went to hike. We packed a picnic lunch to eat after we were done. There were plenty of picnic areas to use. The weather was perfect. I especially like the suspension bridge. The ladders...More

Thank mer1264
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Lauren M
10 July 2017|
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Response from Karla R | Reviewed this property |
Spring Mill State park is beautiful. Brown County is also very nice. Shades State park is close to Turkey Run, but there is no inn at that park. Shades has trails with stairs, ladders and along Sugar Creek very pretty in the... More
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Sue A
29 June 2017|
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Response from Max2017JS | Reviewed this property |
The Inn is largely wheelchair accessible. A few areas, some guestrooms, are inconvenient or inaccessible. There is an elevator to the upper level, and ramps for building access. The trails are largely inaccessible. There is... More
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donna f
23 May 2017|
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Response from baryshawna |
Yes!!! There are many gorgeous waterfalls in this park. It is the most gorgeous park in Indiana I have been too.
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